Other areas of expertise

Are you looking to place a unique language project but couldn’t find the right service in our product descriptions or areas of expertise? That’s no problem. Just get in touch with us!

We’re experts in the areas of expertise listed, but we also know our way around other subjects, such as fashion, art and culture, IT or communications for organisations and not-for-profits.

We’ll find the right team member for your assignment from among our more than 500 freelancers.
And it’s a given of course that your project will be completed by native speakers.

General enquiries – products and prices

  • English to German or German to English from 0.09 euro per word
  • Other language combinations from 0.11 euro per word
  • For translations in specialised fields, separate prices apply (please see our Areas of Expertise)

All prices include proofreading and quality control.

Interview transcription (two to three participants): 1.49 euro per audio minute

  • Interview protocol: 1.29 euro per audio minute
  • Group discussion transcription (five to eight participants): 1.59 Euro per audio minute
  • Group discussion protocol: 1.39 euro per audio minute
  • Dictation: 1.19 euro per audio minute

Separate prices apply for transcriptions in other languages and specialised fields

Shortened (protocol style)

  • German to English and English to German from 2.95 euro per audio minute
  • Other language combinations from 3.59 euro per audio minute

Detailed (word-for-word)

  • German to English and English to German from 4.95 Euro per audio minute
  • Other language combinations from 5.49 Euro per audio minute


  • Basic detailed transcription from 1,79 euro per audio minute (level of detail in line with Simplified Dresing & Pehl Transcription System)
  • For the inclusion of further aspects (including mood/atmosphere and other non-verbal input), an additional surcharge, starting at 0.25 euro per minute, will be charged. Your specific requirements regarding the transcription guidelines apply
  • Very detailed transcription from 3,59 euro per audio minute (level of detail in line with GAT Basic Transcription)

Specific prices for detailed transcriptions upon request, after receipt of audio sample.

Prices for transcriptions include a quality check by our quality management team.

Prices are for transcripts of easily understandable audio files with consistently good sound quality and normal speaking speed. Prices are subject to our capacities, jargon, dialect and language combinations.

  • Voice-over prices vary according to the specific requirements of individual projects and languages.
  • Prices for recordings in German or English start from 400.00euro for a length of 1000 words/10 minutes.

Price for voice-overs include a synchronised recording on the basis of a script with time stamps. An additional surcharge may apply for the preparation of the script.

  • Information texts in English/German from 0.09euro per word
  • Advertising texts in English/German from 0.14euro per word
  • Minimum order per subject and language: 100.00euro

We require a specific briefing to prepare a concrete quote for copywriting projects. Prices include proofreading by our quality management team.

Check for spelling, punctuation, grammar and hyphenation.

  • German and English from 0.015euro per word
  • Other languages from 0.019euro per word

Check for spelling, punctuation, grammar, sentence structure and syntax. Acceptable quality of original text is a prerequisite for acceptance of your order.

  • German and English from0.02euro per word
  • Other languages from 0.024euro per word

Text entry/data capture from paper-based templates or picture templates, data research and data enrichment from existing address data.

  • In German and English from 0.02euro per word/number

Prices for text entry/data capture include a quality check by our quality management team. Depending on the format and the number of documents, surcharges may apply.

All translation and transcription prices include proofreading and quality control.
Possible surcharges for jargon, express delivery and language combinations apply to all products.
A minimum price of 50.00 euro (for transcriptions and translations) or 35.00 euro (for proofreading, editing and, text entry/data capture) will be charged for assignments with small volumes.

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